Government Detail


Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Limestone, Township of (Lycoming) municipality or lower Township (Class: 2) no


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Apr 14, 1835 2



Name Relationship Status
Lycoming, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Lycoming County, Pennsylvania 25 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4208143352
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216754 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q6549354 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 410635 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View New Name Adams, Township of (Lycoming, defunct) Old Name Apr 14, 1835
View Reduction Limestone, Township of (Clinton, defunct) Creation Jun 21, 1839
View Ascertainment Washington, Township of (Lycoming) Ascertainment Dec 1, 1846
View Expansion Armstrong, Township of (Lycoming) Reduction Sep 16, 1848

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Apr 14, 1835
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Tribal Land Cession Pennsylvania 1768 Tribal Land Cession yes+ 1768
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Lycoming County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 1952

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Limestone 5837889 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment Armstrong Township to Clinton Township-Limestone Township-Susquehanna Township-Washington Township Proposed 1852 Boundary Realignment unknown 1852
View New Township Limestone Township Proposed 1870 Division no 1870–1871
View New Township Limestone Township Proposed 1875 Division no 1875–1877